Sunset Beacon
June 2006

Sunset Spotlight
/Police Blotter

Battle at Sunset Reservoir Over Cell Phone Tower

The mobile phone company Nextel has proposed a plan to construct a 60-foot-tall pine-shaped telecommunications tower at the southwest corner of the Sunset Reservoir, near Quintara Street and 28th Avenue.

Stern Grove Gets Ready for 69th Season
A beloved Bay Area tradition returns as the Stern Grove Festival celebrates its 69th season with 10 free concerts every Sunday from June 18 through Aug. 20.

Craftswoman's Paper Cutting Skills Keep Ancient Art Alive

A childhood hobby that became a profession for artist Yumei Hou and brought her fame in her Chinese homeland also turned into the path to a new life in San Francisco.


Fiona Ma: We Are Making Progress

John M. Lee: We Do Not Need Prop. B